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Edgar Allan Poe Stories Quiz

Which quotes came from which Edgar Allan Poe story? 8 Questions.

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From which short story published in 1842 did this quote come from: "In delirium -- no! In a swoon -- no! In death -- no!" ?

  • The Masque of the Red Death
  • The Pit and the Pendulum
  • Eleonora
  • The Fall of the House of Usher

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Which short story has this quote: "The thousand injuries of Fortunato I had borne as I best could." ?

  • The Cask of Amontillado
  • The Tell-Tale Heart
  • The Angel of the Odd
  • The Premature Burial

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Which tragic love story had this quote: "Rapidly and gloriously the hours flew by and the deep midnight came." ?

  • Eleonora
  • The Spectacles
  • Ligeia
  • The Oval Portrait

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Which poem, published in 1849, has this quote: "But he grew old --This knight so bold. " ?

  • Eldorado
  • Dream-Land
  • Alone
  • Spirits of the Dead

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Which story about identical twins had this quote: "At an angle of the ponderous wall frowned a more ponderous gate." ?

  • Mesmeric Revelation
  • The Man of the Crowd
  • William Wilson
  • Manuscript found in a Bottle

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Which short story begins with the lines: " I never knew anyone so keenly alive to a joke as the king was" ?

  • The Gold Bug
  • Hop-Frog
  • The Masque of the Red Death
  • Silence-a Fable

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Which short story published in 1850 has the quote: "He had come like a thief in the night" ?

  • The Fall of the House of Usher
  • The Pit and the Pendulum
  • The Murders in the Rue Morgue
  • The Masque of the Red Death

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Which story published in 1845 has the quote: "I placed myself as desired, and he proceeded." ?

  • The Island of the Fay
  • A Descent Into The Maelstrom
  • The Imp of the Perverse
  • The Black Cat